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Heroines Red Sonja and Dejah Thoris Immortalized In New Statues

The heroines Red Sonja and Dejah Thoris (of the Warlord of Mars franchise) have long been cornerstones of the Dynamite brand, and hold iconic status in the realms of fantasy and science fiction. Now, Dynamite Entertainment proudly honors their impact on pop culture with gorgeous, timeless statues, adding them to the brand-new Women …

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‘Angry Birds’ Flies To The Top Of The Box Office

Angry Birds has officially flown the coop from popular mobile game to full-fledged movie stardom. Sony and Rovio’s animated film took to the No. 1 spot at the domestic box office with a strong debut of $39 million, while this crowded weekend’s other new releases — comedy sequel Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising and detective …

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EA Announces Battlefield 1

Electronic Arts announced Battlefield 1. Only in Battlefield 1 will you bring a horse to a tank fight and squad-up with your allies in epic multiplayer battles with up to 64 players. Through ever-changing environments at the dawn of all-out war, no battle is ever the same. Battlefield 1will launch on October 21st, 2016 Worldwide …

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Two Beloved Video Game Franchises Collide in the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack for Minecraft: Wii U Edition

In a match made in block-shaped heaven, Nintendo is partnering with Mojang and Microsoft to bring the imaginative worlds of the Super Mario series and Minecraft together. For the first time ever, players will be able to fend off blocky Hammer Bros. and Dry Bones the same way they do Creepers and Zombies. On May …

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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Redefines the Franchise with Classic War Story in a Bold, New Setting

Call of Duty is returning to its roots for a classic, epic battle of two armies unlike anything seen before in the record-setting series. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will launch worldwide Friday, November 4, immersing players in a war story that, for the first time in franchise history, extends beyond the reaches …

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Toy State to Develop New Line of Toy Vehicles Featuring Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Toy State, a toy industry leader and innovator in licensed and highly stylized ‘lights and sound’ and radio-controlled (R/C) toy vehicles, has secured a licensing partnership with Nickelodeon Viacom Consumer Products (NVCP) to design, develop and manufacture lines of toy vehicles featuring the popular Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles entertainment brand. The two-year …

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Wargaming and Dark Horse Comics Form Alliance to Publish Epic ‘World of Tanks: Roll Out!’

Wargaming, the award-winning online game developer and publisher of the globally successful World of Tanks combat series, announced a partnership with comic book publisher Dark Horse Comics. This agreement will see the creation and publication of the “World of Tanks: Roll Out!” comic book series inspired by the hit video …

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Call of Duty: Black Ops III Eclipse Now Available

Call of Duty: Black Ops III Eclipse, the second DLC pack for the No. 1 top-selling console video game of 2015, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, is now available on PlayStation 4 with other next-gen platforms to follow. PS4 gamers can jump right into the action across four new multiplayer maps, …

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Paramount Pictures And Hasbro Tap Award-Winning Group Of Writers To Create Cross-Property Film Universe

Paramount Pictures and Hasbro, Inc. unveiled its top talent writers room which will have responsibility for developing Hasbro’s cross-property interconnected onscreen universe featuring the brands G.I. Joe, Micronauts, Visionaries, M.A.S.K. (Mobile Armored Strike Kommand) and ROM. This group includes some of the most notable creative talent in Hollywood, including Academy Award …

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